Sire: Fighting Sun

Dam: Lajourn

Colour: Brown

Gender: Colt

Age: 3 year old

Foaled: Oct 24th, 2015

Country: Australia


Saric Racing (Mgr: S Saric) Mrs J C Saric, D Sprecak, A J Grima, Miss A Saric, T Sarik, Mrs L M Grima & A Gardala





Foaled 24th October 2015

SireNorthern MeteorEncosta de LagoFairy King
FIGHTING SUN (AUS) ExplosiveFappiano
2011Irish DarlingIvory's IrishBest Western
  Sandy DarlingGeiger Counter
DamGood JourneyNureyevNorthern Dancer
LAJOURN (AUS) Chimes of FreedomPrivate Account
2004Lady CayMarscayBiscay

FIGHTING SUN (AUS) (Bay 2011-Stud 2014). 2 wins at 2, A$143,750, ATC Canonbury S., L, Membership on Sale 2YO P. Out of SW Irish Darling (SAJC Australasian Oaks, Gr.1). Grandson of a half-sister to the dam of SW Dragon Maiden (Taranaki 2YO Classic, Gr.3). Same family as SW Battle Eve, SW King Delamere, etc. Sire of SP Platinum Mam'selle and of Naduri, Sunfighter and of the placegetters Darmasun, Fighting Harada, etc. His oldest progeny are 2YOs.


1st dam

LAJOURN, by Good Journey. Winner at 1350m in Aust. This is her sixth foal. Dam of four foals to race, three winners, inc:-

He's Our Woody (g. by Widden Valley). 4 wins to 1400m, A$85,035, to 2017-18, 3d Darwin TC Palmerston Sprint H.

Fekitoa - Harbour Nova (H.K.) (g. by Oratorio). Winner at 1200m in NZ, 3d HKJC Tai Tong H.

Rue de la Vie (f. by Hard Spun). Winner at 2050m in Aust.


2nd dam

Lady Cay, by Marscay. 4 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, A$150,370, STC Masterton Homes H., AJC Minoru H., STC Sotherton's Chartered Accountants H., 2d STC Tea Rose S., Gr.2, Triscay S., L, VRC Moet & Chandon S., STC Tooheys New 2YO H., 3d STC Sheraco S., L, Triple M Slipper Saloon H. Half-sister to Zimaretto (dam of CRUDEN BAY). Dam of 5 foals, all winners-

Takewing. 4 wins from 1200m to 1600m, A$146,365, to 2017-18, ATC TAB H., TAB Rewards H., More Than Ready H., 2d ATC Membership on Sale P., Vinery Stud H., 3d ATC Vinery Yearlings H., Australian Turf Club H.

Lord of the Spur. Winner at 1200m, 3d ATC Canterbury Park H.

Nico Moochi. 3 wins to 1400m in Aust.

Go Arrivederci. Winner at 1000m in Aust.

Lajourn. Winner. See above.


3rd dam

BORELY, by Reprimand. Winner at 1300m in Germany. Three-quarter-sister to DEEP FINESSE, Jouet (dam of ESPUMANTI, RISING SHADOW), half-sister to PREMIERE CUVEE (dam of SHE BAT, CASK), FIZZED, Swizzle (dam of AL REP - PACKING WHIZ (H.K.)). Dam of 7 foals, 6 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

Lady Cay (Marscay). 4 wins. See above.

Zimaretto. Placed at 3, 2d STC Schweppervescence P., South Juniors H., 3d STC De Bortoli Wines H., Rosehill Exhibition Centre H. Dam of-

CRUDEN BAY (Not a Single Doubt). 2 wins at 2, A$91,915, MVRC St Albans S., L.

From Within. Winner at 2, A$129,250, in 2016-17, ATC TAB 2YO P., 2d ATC Membership Sprint H., 3d ATC Tab.com.au H., 4th ATC Kindergarten S., Gr.3.


4th dam

CLICQUOT, by Bold Lad. 4 wins-3 at 2-at 5f in GB. Half-sister to EL FAMOSO, Babycham Sparkle (dam of DEEP FINESSE), Ebullient (dam of OLD FAITHFUL), More Fizz (dam of RIVER FALLS), Musical Essence (dam of MONSIEUR BOND). Dam of 12 named foals, 7 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

PREMIERE CUVEE (Formidable). Champion older mare in Germany in 1986. 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m in GB and Germany, Baden-Baden Goldene Peitsche, Gr.3, 2d Chantilly Prix du Gros-Chene, Gr.3, 3d Longchamp Prix du Petit Couvert, Gr.3. Dam of-

SHE BAT (Batshoof). Third top filly on The 1996 Italian 2YO Free H. 6 wins-2 at 2-at 1400m, 1600m, Milan Premio Bagutta, Gr.3, Premio Pietro Bessero, L, Premio Novella, L, Turin Premio Royal Mares, L, 2d Milan Premio Seregno, L, Premio Verziere, L, Turin Premio Royal Mares, L. Dam of-

SHE IS GREAT (Dalakhani). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2000m, €117,211, Rome Premio Archidamia, L, Milan Premio Brianza, Premio Altaguardia, Premio Alberto Chantre, 3d Milan Premio Giovanni Falck, L.

SHE BREEZE (Selkirk). 4 wins from 1400m to 1600m, €204,127, Rome Premio Roberto Baldassarri, L, Premio Allevamento, Milan Premio Lugana, 2d Rome Premio Carlo Chiesa, Gr.3, 3d Rome Premio FIA European Breeders Fund, L. Producer.

SHE SPIRIT DI SU (Invincible Spirit). 2 wins at 1m, 8½f, Santa Rosa Horseman of the Year S., L, 3d Newbury Bathwick Tyres 2YO Fillies' S.

CASK (Be My Chief). 4 wins at 7f, 1m, Ascot Fern Hill S., L, 2d Salisbury Upavon S., L, Hialeah Breeders' Cup H., L, 3d Kempton Masaka S., L. Producer.

FIZZED (Efisio). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 5f to 1m, Ascot Fern Hill S., L, Lingfield Silver Trophy, L, 2d Deauville Prix d'Astarte, Gr.2.

Swizzle. Unraced. Dam of-

AL REP - PACKING WHIZ (H.K.) (Trade Fair). 9 wins-1 at 2-from 1400m to 1800m, €124,780, HK$11,635,500, Rome Premio Parioli, Gr.3, HKJC Chairman's Trophy, L, Sa Sa Ladies' Purse, L, Rome Premio Daumier, L, 2d HKJC Chairman's Trophy, L, 3d HKJC Champions Mile, Gr.1, Longines Hong Kong Mile, Gr.1.